With campus as a test bed, climate action starts and continues at MIT

MIT serves as a laboratory for a multifaceted approach to address the Institute’s own contributions to climate change.

Nicole Morell | MIT Office of Sustainability • mit
Dec. 18, 2020 ~10 min

To boost emissions reductions from electric vehicles, know when to charge

MIT researchers develop novel EV emissions model to quantify importance of vehicle charging patterns and impact of ambient temperature on EV emissions levels.

Kelley Travers | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Dec. 17, 2020 ~8 min

Cracking the secrets of an emerging branch of physics

In a new realm of materials, PhD student Thanh Nguyen uses neutrons to hunt for exotic properties that could power real-world applications.

Leda Zimmerman | Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering • mit
Nov. 20, 2020 ~8 min

What’s wasting power at home? Ask your app! | MIT News

New system from MIT can identify how much power is being used by each device in a household.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office • mit
Aug. 1, 2016 ~8 min

Moderating extremes in building design | MIT News

Leon Glicksman develops energy efficiency technologies and strategies for old and new buildings all over the world.

Steve Calechman | MIT Industrial Liaison Program • mit
Oct. 5, 2015 ~8 min